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Edinburgh Camera man

Posted on: February 13th, 2019 by John Duncan

A while back I helped out the good folk at the Leith Rules Golf Society to help produce a video which aimed to raise awareness and funds to help place a statue of John Rattray on Leith Links in Edinburgh. John Rattray was responsible for forming the original rules for golf back in 1744. I […]

Edinburgh camera operator

Posted on: January 22nd, 2019 by John Duncan

Back in November last year I was contacted by Glasgow based agency D8 to see if I could help out with a filming job they had coming up in Asia for one of the clients. We spent 3 weeks filming between 5 countries – Hong Kong, Singapore, Vietnam, Thailand and India. The job involved a mix […]

Filming in the Lake District for Joules

Posted on: December 18th, 2018 by John Duncan

      I spent a few days in the Lake District filming with the clothing brand Joules to film content for their Autumn/Winter 19′ campaign. We spent 3 days near Ullswater shooting a selection of their new range with various talent. .

Kingsbarn Distillery Filming for social media

Posted on: March 16th, 2018 by John Duncan

I was approached Kingsbarn distillery in fife as they were looking to create a video to celebrate the first batch of Scotch Whisky from a cask which has been maturing for the past 3 years. We spent the day filming at the distillery with the distillery manager and filming GV shots around the site. This […]

Online Video production Edinburgh

Posted on: January 5th, 2018 by John Duncan

I recently produced 25 online videos for Sustrans as part of their Community Links Plus competition. Local authorities across Scotland bid to win money for a bold and innovative active travel infrastructure change which would restore the balance of Scotland’s streets in favour of people walking and cycling. 4 authorities put forward 5 projects each […]

Branded Content for Fujifilm

Posted on: June 26th, 2017 by John Duncan

I’m currently producing some branded content for Fuji film to help launch a new lens. The focus of the film will be about a photographer’s approach to shooting landscapes with the lens. After spending a good amount of time researching the location for the shoot, we decided Assynt in the North West highlands would be […]

Scottish Episcopal Church Film

Posted on: June 7th, 2017 by John Duncan

I’ve been working with the Scottish Episcopal Church for the last few years now, mainly filming interviews with their Bishops. Towards the start of the year we started planning a video which would act an insight into breadth of work the church is involved in with the aim of attracting new members. Pre-production is important […]

Ogilvy Spirits – Branded Content Film

Posted on: April 4th, 2017 by John Duncan

Over the past 18 months I’ve been following the journey of Ogilvy Vodka’s tatties, starting at the first step of production when the potato seeds are planted, all the way through to the bottling of the vodka. I shot a combination of aerial / drone shots and a lot of stabilised ground shots shooting at […]

Edinburgh Film Project

Posted on: March 22nd, 2017 by John Duncan

Since making Beautiful and Wild Scotland I’ve been wondering what my next personal project will be and finally I’ve found one! Since finding out that I live on the site of a former flour mill just off Ferry Road I’ve been loving looking at old pictures of Edinburgh on the likes of Lost Edinburgh and the […]

Shooting in Edinburgh with Shore Production

Posted on: March 18th, 2016 by John Duncan

I’ve been involved the past week with Shore Productions helping them shoot an campaign to be released in May this year. They got me in as director with Jonnie Lewis on the camera shooting various locations around Edinburgh. We also got a few drone shots to reveal Edinburgh’s skyline . . .